New York Times, Saturday, January 11, 1997

Author: R. Norris
Editor: Will Shortz
Rich Norris
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 28 Missing: {JQXZ} This is puzzle # 51 for Mr. Norris. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Dig, perhaps : CHEAPSHOT
10. Quibbles : CARPS
15. Stay calm, slangily : HANGLOOSE
16. Forestall : AVERT
17. Actually : INREALITY
18. Track competitor : MILER
19. Alliance formed in 1860-61: Abbr. : CSA
20. Advance cautiously : NOSE
21. Rock salt : HALITE
22. Dance : HOP
23. Meet : SIT
24. Parks, in a way : GARAGES
25. Emcee's responsibility : INTROS
27. Role for Lorre : MOTO
28. Pulls : INS
29. Creates : AUTHORS
31. Affectation : POSE
32. He refused a 1970 Oscar : SCOTT
35. High school subj. : ENG
36. Ate : DINED
37. Geiger of Geiger counter fame : HANS
38. Comp : FREEBIE
40. Hearty cheer : OLE
41. Opening : SLOT
42. Civil War guerrilla : REDLEG
46. Fell heavily : PLOPPED
48. "Any fool knows that!" : DUH
49. Hart Trophy winner, 1970-72 : ORR
50. Teacher's goal : TENURE
51. "Black Beauty" star Freeman : MONA
52. ___ Vicente, Brazil : SAO
53. Cherish : ADORE
54. Dead in the water : POWERLESS
56. Top of a form to be filled out : LINEA
57. Follows, timewise : POSTDATES
58. Injured indelicately : KNEED
59. Rare school requirement : DRESSCODE
1. Overly stylish : CHICHI
2. "Merry Mount" composer : HANSON
3. Delighted : ENRAPT
4. Kind of limit : AGE
5. Formulates a strategy : PLANSOUT
6. Recital performer : SOLOIST
7. Loading apparatus : HOIST
8. Bone: Prefix : OSTE
9. Christie contemporary : TEY
10. Mustang competitor : CAMARO
11. 1954 A.L. batting champ : AVILA
12. Gospel : RELIGION
13. Facade : PRETENSE
14. Spoke with an accent? : STRESSED
21. Some ring occupants : HATS
24. Gluttonous meal : GORGE
26. "Phooey!" : RATS
27. Rouen Cathedral depicter : MONET
30. Early Judean king : HEROD
31. Patchy : PIED
32. Plant exchanges : SHOPTALK
33. Removed from circulation : CALLEDIN
34. Kind of competition : ONEONONE
36. Old liners : DIEHARDS
38. Bolt : FLEE
39. Some dyers : BRUNETS
41. Holiday meal, informally : SPREAD
43. Get the worst of : LOSETO
44. Wiped out : ERASED
45. ___ Pointe, Mich. : GROSSE
47. Reduce to mush : PUREE
48. Search, in a way : DOWSE
51. Secure : MOOR
54. Shipment notation: Abbr. : PPD
55. France/Switzerland's ___ Leman : LAC

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